HBO –On September 5, representatives of Bao Viet Group attended a ceremony to begin the 2017-2018 new academic year at Hoang Van Thu High School for Gifted Students and presented Bao Viet scholarships to the school’s students.

Representatives of Bao Viet Group and Bao Viet Hoa Binh Company present scholarships to students of Hoang Van Thu High School for Gifted Students, who won National Talented Students Awards in the 2016-2017 school year.

Bao Viet Group is a leading financial-insurance group in Vietnam, with a network of over 1,000 transaction offices and more than 200 branches in 63 provinces and cities across the country. It is Vietnam’s first financial-insurance group earning over 1 billion USD in revenue and contributing nearly 1 trillion VND (44 million USD) to the State budget annually.

In the province, Bao Viet Group has two operating companies, namely Bao Viet Insurance Company and Bao Viet Life Insurance Company. Over the past years, the two companies have delivered life insurance and non-life insurance packages, including those for students and teachers at local schools.

In the 2017-2018 school year, Bao Viet Group established the Bao Viet Study Encouragement Fund, presenting scholarships worth nearly 4 billion VND (176,000 USD)  in total to 472 outstanding students and 1,500 poor pupils with excellent academic performance in 15 northern midland and mountainous provinces.

Of which, 267 scholarships worth 275 million VND (12,000 USD) were presented to students in Hoa Binh province, including 39 from the Hoang Van Thu High School for Gifted Students, three with international prizes, and 36 with national awards in the 2016-2017 school year.

Bao Viet Group wishes to join hands with the locality and the education sector to encourage and support local disadvantaged students.

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